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Smallbridge Library

​​​​​​​​​Opening times

The library is open during the following hours, we're closed on bank holidays.

DayOpening times


  • Books in large print
  • Children's area
  • Audio books
  • FREE public WiFi
  • Study area
  • Photocopier
  • Local history resources

Activities at the library


  • Learn my way 10am-12noon
  • IT Training Session, 10am - 11am and 11am-12noon
  • Bookstart Bear Club for the under 5s 2pm-3pm
  • After school homework club 3pm-5.30pm​


  • Quilling and knitting group 10am-12noon
  • Health Trainers Session 10am-12noon
  • Rochdale youth service youth club, Project Night 6pm-9pm


  • Pathway Alcohol and drug service 9am-5pm
  • Rochdale youth service youth club open access 6pm-9pm


  • After school homework club 3pm-5.30pm


  • After school homework club 3pm-5.30pm

​Events in our libraries

We have lots of special events and activities taking place in our libraries across the borough.

See events in libraries

Bookstart Bear Club sessions

Bookstart Bear Club sessions inspire a love of reading that will give children a flying start in life.

Find you next local Bookstart Bear Club sessions

IT training sessions

Knowing how to use a computer and the internet can help make life a lot easier, you can join our free IT courses whatever your skill level. From starting with a keyboard and mouse, email to shopping online and much more.

See a list of IT training sessions in libraries

Reading groups

Lots of people enjoy discussing books with other readers, many of our libraries host reading groups. Find a reading grou​p near you.

How to get there

Smallbridge Library
Stevenson Square
Rochdale OL12 9SA
0300 303 8876


​Access Information

  • Free car park including disabled bays.
  • Full disabled access.​


0300 303 8876

8am-6pm Monday to Friday​

Join the library

It's FREE to join and only takes a couple of minutes to complete our secure form. You can use your account to:

  • Choose from thousands of great books and audiobooks.
  • Reserve and renew books.
  • Download the latest eBooks, eAudiobooks and eGraphicnovels ​to your smartphone, tablet or desktop.
  • Access a range of online resources from help with passing your driving theory test to historical newspapers.

Please remember to bring ID when you first visit the library to borrow items - for example, utility bill, driving licence or bank statement.

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